PHP CLI

Create Command Line Interface Scripts with PHP

Authors: Aley, Rob

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  • Is a unique book for book market on creating PHP command line interface (CLI) scripts
  • Shows readers how to redeploy existing skills, not learning new ones
  • Will help readers increase productivity by using a high-level language
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About this book

This concise book shows you how to create PHP command line interface (CLI) scripts, including user interaction and scripts to automate and assist your workflow. Learn to quickly create useful and effective command line software and scripts using the world's most popular web scripting language, PHP. Enjoy the benefits of writing CLI scripts in PHP: save money by redeploying existing skills, not learning new ones. Save time and increase productivity by using a high-level language. Make money by providing your clients with a full-stack service.


What You'll Learn
  • Learn about the PHP CLI SAPI
  • Find out how to use it to run PHP scripts off-line
  • Easily deal with user input and console output
  • Work with helper libraries and software
  • Find out the differences between programming for the web and for the CLI

Who This Book Is For
Experienced PHP programmers and web developers.

About the authors

Rob Aley has been programming commercially and academically in a variety of programming languages, with over 10 years of PHP experience, since graduating in Computer Science from the University of Leeds in 1999. Having had a varied career working in industries from coffee to condoms, as well as doing freelance software development, Rob is now a “Database Programmer” at the University of Oxford working in healthcare related data analysis. He uses PHP almost exclusively now, out of choice. When he's not working or writing books, he spends time with his wife, three young children, and most importantly his cat.

Table of contents (6 chapters)

Table of contents (6 chapters)
  • Introduction

    Pages 1-5

    Aley, Rob

  • An Overview of CLI Programming in PHP

    Pages 7-12

    Aley, Rob

  • Understanding and Using the CLI SAPI

    Pages 13-30

    Aley, Rob

  • User-Facing Software

    Pages 31-40

    Aley, Rob

  • PHP CLI Scripts and Your System

    Pages 41-44

    Aley, Rob

Buy this book

eBook 16,99 €
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  • ISBN 978-1-4842-2238-6
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: PDF, EPUB
  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Softcover 20,79 €
price for Spain (gross)
  • ISBN 978-1-4842-2237-9
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
  • The final prices may differ from the prices shown due to specifics of VAT rules

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
PHP CLI
Book Subtitle
Create Command Line Interface Scripts with PHP
Authors
Copyright
2016
Publisher
Apress
Copyright Holder
Robert Aley
Distribution Rights
Standard Apress distro
eBook ISBN
978-1-4842-2238-6
DOI
10.1007/978-1-4842-2238-6
Softcover ISBN
978-1-4842-2237-9
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XIII, 62
Number of Illustrations
1 illustrations in colour
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